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If you plan to compare internet options available in your market, that’s great. Times change. So do company offerings and your needs. Just keep in mind that there are variables to consider that go beyond the package price including the overall quality of service and longer-term costs. Read More»

Board Legal Liability in Cybersecurity Breaches

Corporate boards face a legal duty to establish and oversee programs that help protect their companies from liability claims related to data breaches. It's not a new responsibility. Read More»

InfraGard

Despite the large and growing nature of risks, the leaders of some companies still are reluctant to acknowledge the seriousness of cyber threats and are inclined – mostly for financial reasons, apparently - to resist proposals to improve corporate defenses. Read More»

Technician education training

Eighteen students are on track to graduate in May from Mitchell Technical Institute with degrees in telecommunications. About 90 job opportunities await them. Read More»

Infographic of the Month

Achieve a consistent, reliable and secure environment while not breaking the bank. Consider cost, availability and expertise while making your decision about managed services for your business. Read More»

Jay Patel, FBI Special Agent

Twenty-five years ago, hackers needed advanced skills to successfully attack businesses on the internet. Online criminals almost needed the equivalent of a master’s degree or a doctorate to be successful. Today, all they need is motivation. Read More»

software & application security

When the subject is cybersecurity, business people are likely to think about phishing or DDoS Attacks. But there are deeper, even more pervasive security concerns that business people who use software applications should also keep in mind. Read More»

Certfied Gig-Capable Providers NTCA

NTCA - The Rural Broadband Association certified Midstate Communications' network, proving it’s a Gig-Capable Provider. And the company is proud to offer such a high-level of service to all of its customers. Read More»

Infographic: Elevate Your Network

Cyber Defense For The Win

With the NCAA basketball season championship tournaments going, we thought it would be a fitting time to apply what we know about basketball to what our experts say about the best practices in cybersecurity. Read More»

Cyber questions board members should ask

To be able to avoid serious damages, companies must thoroughly and constantly monitor threats, and then adjust their protective strategies accordingly. That usually means that cybersecurity has to be a priority from board members and owners on down to the company’s team. Read More»